MRC IEU: Data Mining Epidemiological Relationships

The “Data Mining Epidemiological Relationships” programme, led by Prof Tom Gaunt, is funded by the UK Medical Research Council as part of the MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol. We are interested in understanding the mechanisms of disease, and approach this through the integration of diverse biomedical and epidemiological data and the development of software tools for analysis of these data. One of our key developments is EpiGraphDB, a database that integrates epidemiological and biomedical data to support mechanism discovery and aid causal inference. Read more...

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Visualising Brexit’s Impact on Food Safety in Britain

PhD students Marina Vabistsevits and Ollie Lloyd entereed the Jean Golding Institute data visualization competition on food hazards from around the world. Here they present their visualizations and interpretation, which won them a runner-up prize.